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Barbara J Kukla Papers

Barbara J. Kukla is a Newark writer. This digital collection contains a selection of items from her collection at the Newark Library (the Barbara J Kukla Papers). It includes a large selection of funeral programs for Newarkers, mostly African Americans, lots of Newark photographs, material on Newark elections, musicians, and women.


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Barbara J Kukla Papers
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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Dec 2, 1950 Craftsmen's Club
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A copy of the souvenir program for the Twelfth Annual Smoker and Dinner of the Craftsmen's Club Bethany Lodge No. 31.
Topics: African Americans, Newark (N.J.), Men, Clubs
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1957 New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women's Clubs; National Association of Colored Women
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Information on the history of the New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women's Clubs.
Topics: New Jersey, African Americans, Women, Associations, institutions, etc.
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Topics: Students, Newark (N.J.), African Americans
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1964
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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1965 Flagg, E. Alma
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A poem by E. Alma Flagg.
Topics: Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Flagg, E....
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Feb 1, 1965 Sinclair, Ivan
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A letter from the White House to Mrs. J. Thomas Flagg.
Topics: Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Flagg, E....
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1967 Thomas, John A.
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A speech by John A. Thomas to the Newark City Council regarding the Chrispus Attucks Day Parade.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Race relations
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Mar 12, 1967 State of New Jersey Executive Department
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A proclamation declaring March 5, 1948 as Chrispus Attucks Day by New Jersey State Governor Alfred E. Driscoll. The New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women's Club, Inc. petitioned the general assembly and the governor of New Jersey to make Chrispus Attucks Day an annual legal holiday.
Topics: Driscoll, Alfred E., 1902-, African Americans, Women, Associations, institutions, etc.
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, Parades and Processions
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968, Parades and Processions
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Apr 7, 1968 Booker, David
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Rev. Dennis Westbrooks, a Baptist minister of the Scudder Homes, opens the march with a prayer on High Street, the starting point of the parade. The March for Understanding took place in Newark after the death of Martin Luther King.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Demonstrations, Westbrooks, Dennis
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Jun 27, 1969 TEAM
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A program for the celebration of the fulfillment of TEAM's second annual program goals.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Women, Stalks, Larrie West, 1925-2015, Addonizio, Hugh J.,...
Barbara J Kukla Papers
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Information on Mayoral Candidate Harry L. Wheeler.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections, African Americans
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1970 Citizens for Dewese
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A flier for Maceo Dewese, candidate for Central Ward Councilman.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections, African Americans
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1970 Perez, John
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A letter from candidate for Councilman at Large, John Perez.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections
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Jan 4, 1970
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A press release regarding Newark Mayoral candidate Harry L. Wheeler.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections, African Americans
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Mar 17, 1970
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A press release regarding Newark Mayoral candidate Harry L. Wheeler.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections, African Americans
Barbara J Kukla Papers
Mar 19, 1970
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A press release regarding Newark Mayoral candidate Harry L. Wheeler.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Elections, African Americans
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The agenda of the New-Ark Community Coalition and a flier for a meeting.
Topics: Associations, institutions, etc., Race relations, African Americans, Newark (N.J.)
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May 12, 1970
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A campaign flier for Sharpe James.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-, Elections
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May 12, 1970
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A campaign flier for Sharpe James.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-, Elections
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May 12, 1970 Newark (N.J.)
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A sample voting machine ballot for the municipal election of May 1970.
Topics: Elections, African American Politicians
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Jun 1, 1970 Capell, Frank A.
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Information circulated privately to the financial supporters of the Herald of Freedom about Amiri Baraka.
Topics: Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Race Relations
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Jun 1, 1970
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Political flier about Kenneth Gibson and Amiri Baraka.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Race Relations, Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, Gibson, Kenneth A., 1932-
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Nov 13, 1970 Cervase, John; James, Sharpe
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Correspondence between John Cervase of the Board of Education Finance Committee and Mayor Shape James regarding allegations of payroll padding by the Superintendent of Schools.
Topics: African American Politicians, Newark (N.J.), Board of Education (Newark, N.J.)
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1971 Newark (N.J.). City Clerk
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Information regarding motions made by the Municipal Council and Sharpe James.
Topics: Newark (N.J.). Municipal Council, African Americans, James, Sharpe, 1936-
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Mar 9, 1972 Groves, Ann
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A letter from Newarker Ann Groves to City Hall regarding a complaint about the sewers in her neighborhood.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Municipal government, Complaints (Administrative procedure), James, Sharpe, 1936-
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Apr 14, 1972 Selis, Catherine
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A letter from Newarker Catherine Selis to then Councilman Sharpe James regarding a complaint about an abandoned unlicensed car in her neighborhood.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Municipal government, Complaints (Administrative procedure), James, Sharpe, 1936-
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Apr 25, 1972 James, Sharpe
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A letter from then Councilman Sharpe James to Bernice Bass of News and Views on WNJR regarding a conflict of interest if Rev. Charles E. Thomas is appointed to the Newark Housing Authority.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-
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Apr 25, 1972 James, Sharpe
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A press release from Sharpe James in response to critical remarks from Moses Neal of local 945, International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen and Helpers Union.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, James, Sharpe, 1936-
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Nov 9, 1973 Byrne, Brendan T.
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A letter from Governor Brendan Byrne to Connie Woodruff.
Topics: Byrne, Brendan T., 1924-, African Americans, Women
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
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1974 Newark Public Information Office
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Information on the Citizen's Advisory Board including its purposes, objectives and goals.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Gibson, Kenneth A., 1932-
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May 1, 1974 North Ward Educational and Cultural Center
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Articles related to the North Ward Educational and Cultural Center from NEWARK! Magazine and the NWECC Newsletter.
Topics: North Ward Educational and Cultural Center (Newark, N.J.), Newark (N.J.), Multiculturalism,...
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Teachers, African Americans
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Aug 24, 1975
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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1976 Newark Public Information Office
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Program for a regional conference sponsored by the Citizen's Advisory Board.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Conferences
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Jul 13, 1976 Gibson, Kenneth A., 1932-
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Mayor Kenneth A. Gibson's address to the National Democratic Convention in New York 1976.
Topics: African Americans, Newark (N.J.), African American politicians, Gibson, Kenneth A., 1932-
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Churches, Funeral homes, African Americans
Barbara J Kukla Papers
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
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Jun 1, 1981 Negro Council of Women
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Information on the National Council of Negro Women including Mary McLeod Bethune's, the organization's founder, ""My Last Will and Testament"".
Topics: African Americans, Women, Associations, institutions, etc.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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1983 Flagg, E. Alma
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A poem by E. Alma Flagg.
Topics: Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Poetry, African Americans, Authors, Women, Flagg, E....
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Feb 12, 1983 New Jersey Community Union
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A souvenir program for the roasting of Kenneth E. Peterson. A biography of Peterson is included.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Labor Unions
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Nov 1, 1983 National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, Inc.
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Information on the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, Inc.
Topics: New Jersey, African Americans, Women, Associations, institutions, etc.
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Feb 4, 1984 Andrascik, Steve
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Casket is carried from Bethany Baptist Church, Newark, after services were held for Kimako Baraka. Anna Lois Jones, mother is escorted from the church.
Topics: Churches, Bethany Baptist Church (Newark, N.J.), Funeral rites & ceremonies, Funeral rites...
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Education, African Americans
E. Brown, O. Brown, Willis, Watson, and Stecher - candidates for the Newark School Board. Forum organized by the Tri-City people's Corporation, Newark; black and white photo, large image print; photo taken by Steve Andrascik
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Education, African Americans
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Apr 5, 1984 Friends of Connie Woodruff
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A souvenir program for the ""Our Woman of the Year: Connie Woodruff"" celebration. Includes a biography of Connie Woodruff.
Topics: Women, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Banks, Funeral Homes, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization, African Americans
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Souvenir program for the 35th Annual Awards dinner of the Community Service Committee Essex-West- Hudson Labor Council. Includes information on the organization and honors Newarker, Trish Yamba, Executive Director of Newark Day center.
Topics: African Americans, New Jersey, Business, Women, Clubs
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Musicians, African Americans
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A funeral program for Millard E. Terrell, includes obituary.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Funeral rites & ceremonies
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, Funeral homes, African Americans
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photo of five faculty members in the foreground, all in commencement robes, standing at their seats. Black and white photo, mid size print; photo from David Schll
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Education, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Athletes, African Americans
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Jun 25, 1988
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), Community organization, African Americans
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Dec 14, 1988 Whigham Funeral Home
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A funeral program for Earl L. Harris, Sr.
Topics: Newark (N.J.), African Americans, Funeral rites & ceremonies
Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-, African Americans
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Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-, African Americans
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Apr 25, 1990 Perlett, Kathleen W.
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Amiri Baraka, visiting English Professor, addresses a group of supporters during a rally in front of Bower Commons, Rutgers, The State University, New Brunswick.
Topics: Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, Rutgers University, Photographs
Topics: Newark (N.J.), James, Sharpe, 1936-, African Americans
Topics: Newark (N.J.), Churches, African Americans